High Resolution, Ultra-Sensitive Digital EMCCD Camera: Hawk 252

Source: Raptor Photonics Limited
Raptor - HAWK252-B

The Hawk 252 is a cooled HD ultra-sensitive digital EMCCD camera offering back-illuminated EMCCD technology for enabling ultimate sensitivity imaging (< 50μlux).

The camera features high QE of greater than 95% at 600 nm, and GEN III image intensifier performance and enhanced blue response from 180 nm for low light UV with visible detection.

Key Features

  • 1280 x 1024, 8μm pitch EMCCD technology – Enables highest resolution imaging from 0.3μm to 1.1μm
  • Back Illuminated EMCCD technology – Enables ultimate sensitivity imaging (<50μlux)
  • High QE: >95% @ 600nm – GEN III image intensifier performance



  • Ground Based Surveillance
  • Airborne Surveillance
  • Situational Awareness


  • Astronomy
  • Indirect X-ray
  • Microscopy
  • Fluorescence Imaging